What does Courtnay mean?
Courtnay [court-nay] as a name for girls is of Old French derivation, and the name Courtnay means "domain of Curtius". Courtnay is an alternate form of Courtney (Old French): transferred use of the surname.
Courtnay has 20 variants: Cortnee, Cortneigh, Cortney▼, Cortnie, Cortny, Courtnee, Courtnie, Courtny, Kortnay, Kortnee, Kortney▼, Kortni, Kortnie, Kortny, Kourtnee, Kourtneigh, Kourtney▼, Kourtni, Kourtnie and Quartney.Creative forms:
(male) Middle name pairings:
Courtnay Elianna (C.E.), ..
How popular is Courtnay?
Courtnay is an unusual given name for females. Courtnay is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Cortney, Courteney, Courtnee, Courtney (#753 from current records), Courtnie, Kortney, Kortni, Kourtney (#1110) and Kourtni are the popular variation forms of Courtnay (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Courtnay reached its most widespread 3 decades ago (average #1060) and has become much reduced since (#1762, 98% less usage), with forms like Kortney becoming less fashionable. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Carena, Carina▼, Carna, Carrina, Catrina▼, Catryna, Cerena, Cerrina, Chantay, Chardonay, Charty, Chastney, Chauntay, Chenay, Cherena, Claramay (see Claramae), Clarina, Cluny, Coetta, Colena, Coleta (see Colette), Colina, Collena, Collina, Conny, Conrada, Constancy, Cora, Coraly, Cordey, Cordia, Cordni, Cordy, Coreana (see Corinna), Coren, Corena, Corene, Corenne, Coretta, Corina▼, Corine▼, Corinn, Corinna, Corinne▼, Corisa, Cornie, Corona, Coronna, Correna, Correne, Corretta, Correy, Corrin, Corrina, Corrinda, Corrine▼, Corrinn, Corrinna, Corrinne, Corryne, Cortland, Corva, Corvina, Cory, Coryn, Coryna, Corynn, Corynne, Cyrena, Czarina, Dorsay, Fortney, Fortny (see Fortney), Monay and Ronay. These names tend to be more frequently used than Courtnay.